Hartsville Man Indicted, Charged with Murder in Girlfriend’s Slaying

HARTSVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Trousdale County man in connection to the death of his girlfriend at their Sulphur College Road residence last year. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Special Agents began investigating the December 2018 death of … Continue reading Hartsville Man Indicted, Charged with Murder in Girlfriend’s Slaying

TBI Arson Case Yields Arrest of Perry County Man

LINDEN – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Linden man in connection to a fire at a Perry County business. TBI Agents began investigating the fire at All American Sports Bar on Monday, shortly after firefighters responded to the scene on Airport Ridge Road in Linden. During the … Continue reading TBI Arson Case Yields Arrest of Perry County Man

TBI Releases Annual Hate Crime & LEOKA Reports

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two publications, detailing the volume and nature of hate crime in Tennessee and violence directed toward the state’s law enforcement officers. Among the findings of ‘Tennessee Hate Crime 2018’: Overall, the number of incidents indicated as bias-motivated increased by 1.0%. Property-crime related offenses accounted for 24.9%, … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual Hate Crime & LEOKA Reports

Authorities Seek Information About Kidnapping Suspect Possibly Connected to Additional Crimes

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Clarksville Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in an ongoing investigation into a man who may be connected to more than the one crime for which he already faces charges. At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Agents joined the investigation … Continue reading Authorities Seek Information About Kidnapping Suspect Possibly Connected to Additional Crimes

TBI Job Opening: Forensic Technician / TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is seeking interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. FORENSIC TECHNICIAN EVIDENCE RECEIVING, TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY JOB DUTIES Responsible for receiving forensic evidence into the laboratory from law enforcement officers. Enters data, including demographic case data and laboratory test assignments using the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). … Continue reading TBI Job Opening: Forensic Technician / TBI Headquarters

TBI Investigating McMinn County Use-Of-Force Incident

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an exchange of gunfire between officers and a subject in McMinn County during a foot pursuit early this morning. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred late Monday night at a location near 125 County Road 67 in … Continue reading TBI Investigating McMinn County Use-Of-Force Incident

TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime in Tennessee’ Report

2018 DATA SHOWS OVERALL DECREASE IN REPORTED CRIME ACROSS THE STATE NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2018 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ report, which details the volume and nature of criminal across the state. The report utilizes data submitted to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS). Among the findings in this … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime in Tennessee’ Report

Michael Cummins Arrested, Charged in Sumner County Slayings

SUMNER COUNTY – An investigation the TBI and the Sumner County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Westmoreland Police Department, the Gallatin Police Department, the Portland Police Department, and the Tennessee Highway Patrol has resulted in the arrest of a man charged in connection to the murder of seven people and critical injuries to … Continue reading Michael Cummins Arrested, Charged in Sumner County Slayings

Now Hiring! CJIS Support Specialist

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position. CJIS SUPPORT SPECIALIST TENNESSEE INFORMATION ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM (TIES) UNIT TBI HEADQUARTERS 1 VACANCY  JOB DUTIES Responsible for conducting National Crime Information Center (NCIC) training and providing assistance to law enforcement agencies with all NCIC related questions. Teaches NCIC Basic Certification, … Continue reading Now Hiring! CJIS Support Specialist

TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime on Campus’ Publication

NASHVILLE – Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual ‘Crime on Campus’ publication, detailing the volume and nature of crime on Tennessee’s college and university campuses. The report compiles data submitted to TBI through the state’s Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS). Among the report’s findings: Crime reported by Tennessee colleges and universities … Continue reading TBI Releases Annual ‘Crime on Campus’ Publication